E. Norma Gene | Revolution Brewing
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Brewpub + Restaurant

Hours

Sun-Mon / 12-10pm
Tues / Closed
Wed-Thurs / 12-10pm
Fri-Sat / Noon-Midnight
Kitchen / Service stops 30 min prior closing

Address

2323 N. Milwaukee Ave
Chicago, IL 60647

773-227-2739

Taproom + Production Brewery

Upcoming Closures

September 30 — Private Event
October 9 — Private Event
October 21 — Private Event
November 4 — Private Event
November 24 — Thanksgiving Day
December 24 — Christmas Eve
December 25 — Christmas Day
January 1 — New Year’s Day

Hours

Mon-Tue / CLOSED
Wed-Thu / 2-9pm
Fri / 2-10pm
Sat / 12-10pm
Sun / 12-6pm

Address

3340 N. Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

773-588-2267

E. Norma Gene

Bourbon barrel-aged Imperial Porter

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Barrel Aged Hugene is a humongous Imperial Porter aged in Heaven Hill bourbon barrels and brewed using the first runnings of wort from a huge mash yielding the darkest and highest concentration of fermentable sugars. A host of specialty malts such as Munich, Caramunich and CaraAroma lend an initial caramel flavor and sweetness upfront that slowly melts away right before the tidal wave of Chocolate malt character crashes over you. A smooth silky mouthfeel from the residual malt sugars masks the high ABV% and yields remarkably drinkable ale. Warrior hops added at the beginning of the boil contribute a light balanced bitterness and a pinch of Centennial in the whirlpool lends a faint citrus zest aroma which lurks beneath the waves of dark chocolate. This is a very complex beer that is going to develop aromas of dark fruit and cocoa bean.

Alc. by vol. – 13.4%

Bitterness - 60 IBUs

Availability

Limited Release


  • Draft